EHS Manager

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Location
Atlanta, GA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Bachelor of Science
Date
Apr 24, 2018
Job ID
2580641
The EH&S Manager will provide Safety, Environmental and strategic direction by leading and supporting operations efforts to identify, eliminate and reduce exposures to create a safe and accident-free work environment.  As an integral member of the Plant Management Team, the EH&S Manager will support and advise site management with regard to the Company Safety Management system.  Will formulate a proactive, local EHS strategy that drives the plant to become sustainable, healthy and safe operationally.  the EH&S Manager will lead the effort to eliminate, prevent or reduce the occurrence of safety, health and medical issues.

The EH&S Manager will act as a change agent to accelerate best practice sharing within the facility.  Will serve as the site primary regulatory agency liaison and approval for all agency communications representative for Health and Safety.

Responsibilities:
  • Works as a Subject matter Expert to develop and implement site specific policies and programs to ensure the facility is in compliance with safety and health requirements in accordance with OSHA, EPA and Company standards.
  • Manage daily activities to ensure interaction with facility management team, team leaders, and facility employees in order to increase awareness and education levels with regards to safe and compliant work.
  • Assures the plants injury prevention plans are created and executed.
  • Analyze incident data to identify trends and incident types that can be prevented
  • Perform job site analysis to determine employee as well as a property exposure, and institute safe work practices
  • Conduct daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual safety inspections, document findings, and implement corrective actions
  • Maintain all site required documentation related to safety issues and safety programs (i.e. accident reports, inspection reports, corrective action logs, training records)
  • Responsible for hazardous waste control and disposal activities including training, collection, disposal and records maintenance and for conservation programs within the organization
  • Coordinate Environmental Duties including: SWPP, NPDES Permit, Internal/External Environmental Audits, Air Pollution Permit, Air Quality Inspections, Dust Cooector Reports, Hazardous Waste, TIER II Report Corporate Environmental Audit and present annual training.
  • Monitor and support security-related events
  • Participate and manage local risk/claims management program
  • The duties & responsibilities described are not a comprehensive list of all tasks.
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree; Master's degree preferred
  • 3+ years of progressive experience in environmental, safety, and sustainability management within a manufacturing facility; Food and Beverage experience preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of safety regulations (OSHA, hazard communications, accident investigation and safety training methods)
  • Knowledgeable of industry best practice regarding safety and environmental approaches with PSM & RMP safety practices
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals